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Emerson was the greater artist. His essays contain some of the most beautiful language in our literature. How Henry James could ha ...
Miss Mary Emerson is here,--the youngest person in Concord, though about eighty,--and the most apprehensive of a genuine thought; ...
I have made slight acquaintance also with one Mrs. Lidia Emerson, who almost persuades me to be a Christian, but I fear I as often ...
Thank you and Mrs. Emerson for your long kindness to me.... I have been your pensioner for nearly two years, and still left free a ...
Of the creative spirits that flourished in Concord, Massachusetts, during the middle of the nineteenth century, it might be said t ...
Despite many assertions to the contrary, the brain is not "like a computer." Yes, the brain has many electrical connections, just ...
For character, to prepare for the inevitable I recommend selections from [Ralph Waldo] Emerson. His writings have done for me far ...
Most thoughtful Americans of today seem to have forgotten how strongly their own and immediate predecessors, Emerson, Hawthorne an ...
Hawthorne--like Poe--became a kind of virtuoso in the fiction of the inner life: the only novelist from New England as subtle as E ...
America's two most important intellectual forebears are conceivably Franklin and Emerson. Franklin, however, makes us a little une ...
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